Hofsjokull
Weather Forecast, Iceland

 

Days 0-3 Hofsjokull Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 11mm) on Thu night. Becoming colder with heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Thu morning, min -4°C on Fri morning). Mainly gales.

Days 3-6 Hofsjokull Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Tue afternoon, min -5°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the ESE on Mon afternoon, gales from the ENE by Tue morning).

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
light snow
cloudy
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
cloudy
Wind km/h
40 SSE40
45 SE45
55 SE55
70 SSE70
35 SE35
40 SSE40
45 SSE45
70 SE70
65 SSE65
55 SSE55
35 SE35
25 ENE25
25 ENE25
30 ENE30
50 ENE50
35 ENE35
25 ESE25
70 ENE70
light snow cloudy light snow light snow mod. snow snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs light snow light snow some clouds snow shwrs mod. snow mod. snow light snow light snow snow shwrs cloudy
Rain
Rain mm
- - - 3 8 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
3 - 3 1 7 1 - 3 2 3 - 2 6 6 1 2 2 -
High °C
-1 -1 2 2 2 -4 -1 2 -2 -2 -3 -4 -2 -1 -2 -3 -1 1
Low °C
-1 -1 1 1 -3 -4 -2 0 -2 -3 -5 -5 -3 -2 -3 -3 -3 0
Chill °C
-9 -9 -6 -6 -6 -13 -9 -6 -12 -11 -12 -11 -9 -8 -11 -11 -10 -8
Freezing level m
800 900 1100 1250 1350 300 650 1300 750 700 450 100 500 750 650 600 450 1000
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-6-5-3-3-2-7-5-3-7-7-8-8-7-6-7-7-5-3-1-1222-4-12-2-2-3-4-2-1-2-3-11668982585432454467
Sunrise
- - 11:11 - - 11:12 - - 11:14 - - 11:15 - - 11:17 - - 11:18
Sunset
3:07 - - 3:07 - - 3:06 - - 3:06 - - 3:04 - - 3:04 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Hofsjokull at the specific elevation of 1000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Hofsjokull. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of Iceland.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Akureyri Airport
106 km NNE
27m alt.
55 minutes ago
2° C
clear
-
6
Light winds from the S.(Wind varies from 170 to 230 degs)
(6 kph at 190).
Akureyri
107 km NNE
27m alt.
2 hours ago
4.8° C
cloudy
No report.
11
Light winds from the SSE
(11 kph at 140).
40 km
Mid: overcast
Selfoss
126 km SSW
101m alt.
1 hour ago
Dry
SHIP2705
144 km SW
3m alt.
2 hours ago
7.2° C
Kopavogur
159 km SW
139m alt.
2 hours ago
7° C
Dry
26
Moderate winds from the SE
(26 kph at 142).

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Hofsjokull and within an acceptable time window.